|21-07-10 - Food For Thought Radio|
This week I discuss whether or not "intelligence" or having "human-like qualities" are relevant to whether or not a sentient being has rights. I conclude that sentience is all that is relevant for having basic rights. However, human-like qualities or rational thinking are relevant for rights such as the right to vote, free speech, drink, drive etc. I also read out this recipe for vegan scones: Ingredients 2 cups self raising flour 2 tablespoons sugar Â½ tsp salt Â¾ cup of soy milk Just under...
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